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's elections. what do india and china think? massive rescue efforts in taiwan, hundreds are still unaccounted for. clinton in africa and the perils of being one half of the world's most influential couple. >> you want me to tell you what my husband thinks? >> also in this hour, a new colonialism, or just common sense. a special report on liberia. come back cooled off, michael shoemaker is forced out of a formula one return. this is 7:00 a.m. in washington, mid day here in london, half past 7:00 in the evening rangoon. the pro-democracy leader there has been found guilty of violating her house arrest. she was sentenced to an additional 18 months confinement. the sentence has drawn condemnation from europe. there is the word from india and china. she was convicted of allowing an american man to stay there after he swam there uninvited. >> please insure that nothing would except -- disrupt the trial of the most famous war and -- famous woman in burma. she is a symbol of democracy. her supporters had hoped that she would be freed. a guilty verdict means that she is going back to house arrest for
looking at 8% this year. >> this year. so maybe up to 9, maybe -- >> well,. >> and india is doing the same, do you think or is that -- >> i don't know. mi far less familiar with what is going on. but i think having had the election in india which the first time has given them a pretty strong mandate in the government, i think they will be able to move ahead much more easily than in the past where there have been so many political factions fighting to try and be on top of things. so i think india has the ability now to get into much stronger position than it was in beforehand. >> most people look at india and china as leading the economic recovery. and perhaps brazil coming in and then the united states and they see europe lagging. >> well, i would agree with you about this. china, india, brazil. i think they are already showing it. they are already goinging that far. 9 united states knew far better than i how things are going. but you still see both in the united states and in europe news of job layoffs and although the financial sector seems to be in less bad shape, let's put it that way,
,. >> and indias doing the same, do youhink or is that -- >> ion't know. mi far les familiar with what is going on but i think havi had the election inndiahich the first time has giv them a pretty strg mandate in the governmenti think they will be able to move ahe much me easily than in the past wre there have been so many political factions fighting to try and be on top of thing so i think india hashe ability noto get into much stronger position than it was in befehand. >> most people look at india and china as leading the economicecovery. and perhaps brazil coming i and then the united states and they see eure lagging. >> well, i wouldgree with yoabout this. ina, india, bzil. i thi they are already showing it. they a already goinging that far. 9 united states knew far better than i h things are ing. but you still see bo in the united stas and europe news of j layoffs andlthough theinancial sector seems to be in less bad shape, let's put it that way, the realconomy, one hopes against hope that things a going to look better. but you still kee reading about job layoffs. and until that allyurns,
of infections and deaths from the flu strain continues to grow. now, india is reporting its first h1n1-related deaths. the country of more than 1 billion people is steering -- fearing a possible surge in cases with its normal full season are arriving at the same time as asian monsoon season. >> in india, people offering prayer is, holding a fire ritual, asking for protection against the worldwide pandemic. this young boy says, "we want to eradicate this one slip from our country. we praise the almighty that no child or human gets affected by the swine flu." panic is spreading, too. those call center is you get when you fill your bank could be affected. contingency plans are being put in place in the event h1n1 cripple's back offices. india's most famous industry -- bollywood -- has already been hit. two movies have had to postpone shoots. the who nasa's ever caught in has reported cases of h1n1. the most recent report reports of a 10,000 deaths in the period over 98,000 cases in the americas. the who estimates that h1n1 could eventually affect 2 billion people across the globe. they say it is
choir talking to us live from long congress. >>> from talking about china, let's talk about india. ayesha faridi joins us live from india for the indian bit report. >> thanks for that, christine. the markets have picked up. 4,500 is back for the nifty. similar is the case for the sensex, as well. so you do have those pockets which actually give up their gains in yesterday's trade. for example, the entire auto basket is holing up strongly. tata motors is notching a 6.5% gain and you have the entire sugar pack on the kind of prices forming up. the entire sugar sector is picking up very, very much. we are picking up reports that the government has indeed chosen strife arkalap to be the generic formulation of tamiflu. they haven't got an official word from the government in terms of the kind of orders that they may actually bag and what sort of price appreciation or rather margin bump up it may lead to, but the stock itself is holding up very, very strongly in trade. meantime, 161 strains have been confirmed. with that, it's back to you. >> ayesha, thank you very much. in asia, yanzhou coal has agre
they looked at the impact of a flood in countries like india and and parts of asia, and neighboring countries. guest: if you think about water as are most of will and life support system and the vehicle through which we will feel the impact of climate change, weather drought or desertification, floods, rising sea levels, melting glaciers, seasonality of rivers creag before they ran year round. all of that is absolutely going to change the world as we know it. host: with we'll get to your phone calls. we have folks waiting. i did want to give folks a look at what's blue august is about. >> the ocean needs our help. time is running out. >> people have heard about global warming for years but it is only the past five years that experts really understood that carbon dioxide is causing problems for the oceans as well. what is worrisome it has not been on the radar. >> in a few decades it will profoundly altered oceans chemistry, rapidly making the water more acidic. >> scientists have demonstrated that if we continue to pollute as we are now, the ocean as said it will double by the end of the cent
will not tone it down we are miracle whip >>> tsunami warnings have been lifted in india and japan after two strong earthquakes at sea. one of them was just south of tokyo bay. another even stronger quake hitting off the case of india. japanese authorities shut down two nuclear reactors and bullet train service as a precaution number major damage or serious injuries have been reported. nnchts new york city, divers have found the body and wreckage of a small plane at the bottom of the hudson river. that is the plane that collided with a sight seeing helicopter on saturday resulting in nine deaths. divers say the body is pinned in the wreckage. authorities hope to lift the plane from the water later today. meanwhile in, capitol hill, house leaders are scrapping plans to spend $330 million on new high end jets for senior officials. instead, they're asking for only $220 million to replace a handful of older jets that they say have safety and maintenance issues. now back to "hardball." >>> welcome back to "hardball." south carolina governor mark sanford may have more trouble right now. associated
warnings sending pan you bed residents foot streets. first quake registered a 7.6 and it hit nar india. falling debris killed a woman when another temblor shook tokyo. the two quake are likely not related and they hit about 10 minutes apart. >>> in taiwan, taiwan television says a helicopter with six crew members has crashed in a typhoon rescue mission. # 60 typhoon victims have been rescued from the area around a remote mountain village buried in a mudslide. many more are still buried. the mudslide triggered by the typhoon that dropped as much as 80 inches of rain over the weekend. in eastern china, another landslide has toppled seven apartment buildings and it is not clear how map people may be trapped. >>> divers will be back out on the hudson river this morning trying to remove more wreckage from saturday's deadly midair crash. crews are scouring the murky water. they located the small ailane and the body of the final victim inside of it. nine people were killed. divers have already removed the mangled chopper. politicians and aviation experts are beginning to brainstorm ways to pa
people injured. the first earthquake was a magnitude 7.6 in indian ocean near india's andaman islands. the second quake was a 6.5 magnitude near tokyo. tsunami warnings issued but later taken back. >>> the same state senator called for sanford to resign after having an affair and now this republican calls for sanford to resign after book in first class flights to european. and he says they are wrong. >>> police are looking for man holding a gown a woman's head during a bank robbery. it shows the man pointing a gun toward a teller and threatens to take a customer hostage. the woman was able to get away but the suspect did take some money. >>> talk about somehow getting lost in translation. secretary state hillary clinton got angry during a q&a session with congolese university student. the student speaking in french asked what president obama would think about chinese financial contracts with congo. but the translator apparently made a mistake and asked secretary clinton what mr. clinton would think. that didn't go over very well. >> you want me to tell you what my husband thinks? my h
, painfully, dull. let's play "oddball." i would have rather seen 13 hours of this from india, indian army stunt man has set out to accomplish the impossible. attempting to ride a moving motorcycle while standing atop a 15-foot ladder for eight hours in a row. donald rumsfeld there was not impressed. the old record is eight hours but interrupted by short breaks. jatindra said he wanted to set the record to bring glory to his indian army daredevil team, plus he was worried he was losing his cool. i may have that mixed up with that shark episode of "happy days." anyway, he broke the record. congratulations. and bye. to beijing and artist hong chin who does not let anything go to waste after he puts it down. some throw away the hair after it falls on the flow. mr. chin uses it to build sculptures. behold the gate of the heavenly peace, the famous building in tiananmen square or as it were here tiananmen air. the edifice was built in honor of the -- had used red dye for some of the walls and also does a brisk walk-in clown business. he has plans to build more communist buildings this year and
, russia, india and china, the so-called brix don't have a lot in common. the russian economy shrank 11% last quarter, an the largest contraction on record. plummeting commodity prices among the reasons and the government's failure to approve a stimulus package. car sales have been hit particularly hard down 50% in the first seven months of this year. the largest general motors dealership in moscow. compare russia with its neighbor china. massive $586 billion stimulus plan has so far been successful in part due to reliance coupons for direct purchases of things like cars and washing machines. from april to june, the economy grew at a reported 8%, goldman sachs predicts that growth will top 9% for the year. a lot of people are skeptical of it. stuck certainly have great questions about the magnitude. the real question is, should there be a new brick -- a new i, indonesia has as morgan stanley has proposed. thanks for watching. coming in on the closing bell. >> the treasury saw stronger than average demand in its say of $37 billion in three-year notes, part of the record sale of debt this
. and into india and japan now are weakening but continue to move into the asian subcontinent across africa. just plain old summertime thunderstorms. for us, overnight tonight, some of those thunderstorms could be around us tomorrow. tomorrow still into the humid flow. i think we will be see a little bit more in the way of cloudiness as a weak weather front moves to our south. as that happens, there will be high pressure to the north so the combination will get us into a more of a northeasterly breeze which will knock the temperature down but also keepous the moist side so that's the reason that we will be seeing, i think, a fair amount of clouds. tomorrow there is a risk of some strong thunderstorms but more to our south. so for this evening, hazy and humid. hot. temperatures about 90 where they are now. dip into the 80s. and humidity not stifling but not refreshing either. fair amount of clouds around tomorrow. so as we go through the day, i think we will start out with temperatures into the 70s and mid 70s by mid morning and a fair am of clouds by late in the afternoon and there could be pop-u
%. they could go to india or china and have lower wages that have lower cost. what is going to keep them? [applause] >> you have raised two very important questions. on cap and trade, the house has passed a bill which i agree with you has a lot of problems. we have not gotten a bill in the senate. we understand the concerns to have race. we will take them up and see to it that we do not have the consequences of exporting jobs or imposing a great tax. raised the question of employee's choice. that bill is in the process of being negotiated. there will not be a time line which will be so fast that the people will not have an opportunity to understand what the issue is. you have to maintain a secret ballot, which you agree with. we are trying to work through arbitration. we're very high-minded the concern to have raised. no. 24. yes, sir? >> in 1997, i was diagnosed with a thyroid condition that put me in the hospital in a coma. i need to thank all the taxpayers for paying for four years of hospitalization for me because i did not have a plan by could afford at the time. i spent a lot of ti
friendly towards india, so they are sheltering these as an asset on behalf of pakistan. it will be difficult to be successful meaningfully in afghanistan as long as group like this network and the taliban continue to be harbored without interference on the pakistani side of the border. host: this morning this writer writes the article saying "american officials have grown increasingly disenchanted with karzai's leadership of the past five years. " guest: yes, it is certainly cause for concern. one of the things we realized this summer is that governments, the ability to govern, or degree to which is correct, or taking predatory actions -- this is a winner of this position. will not fall to the network or the taliban anytime soon, but we have been discharged and largely by the way, some of the behavior that thoughkarzai government has engaged -- that the karzai has engaged in of the last few years. the corruption. everywhere i went this past summer, every direction -- all over afghanistan, each identified government corruption. we have some issues with that karzai regime
.5 quake hit tokyo. a 7.6 hit india ocean near the indian islands triggering a tsunami watch. >>> right now, the white house is working on a list of 50 new guidelines to measure how successful the war is going in afghanistan. our top military official there, general stanley mccrystal said the taliban is gaining momentum and we should be prepared to lose more of our troops in the coming months. the fellow for new american security. he returned from afghanistan where he served on general mccrystal's strategy review team. good to see you. glad you could be with us. >> sure thing. >>> we're talking about a report that talks about afghanistan and the possible solutions. the deterioration of the situation in afghanistan is conspicuous. general mccrystal told "the wall street journal" that the taliban is gaining the upper hand. you recently returned from there, as you said, what did you find that the situation on the ground? >> the situation is deteriorating in one sense. the other sense, the american people should understand that it's not like the taliban or the network or any of these insur jebt
in this nation. they can go to india or china and have lower wages and have lower costs. what is going to keep them here? >> okay. you've raised two very important questions. on cap and trade, the house of representatives has passed a bill which i agree with you has a lot of problems. but we haven't -- we haven't gotten a bill in the senate and we understand the kinds of concerns you've raised and we're going to take them up and see to it that we do not have the consequences of exporting jobs -- >> representative hodes, i'm going to let you go to the balance of your day. thank you for giving us a little bit of your time this morning for the conversation. if you were to emphasize one point to the president going into his town hall 2 1/2 hours from now, what messages would you most emphasize for him to communicate? >> well, the president hardly needs advice from me. he has proven himself to be a great communicator and i know that his message of lower costs, better care, more choice and putting the people back in control of their health care is going to resonate across this country. we will beat
to the afghan state. they see the regime as being overly friendly towards india, so they are sheltering these as an asset on behalf of pakistan. it will be difficult to be successful meaningfully in afghanistan as long as group like this network and the taliban continue to be harbored without interference on the pakistani side of the border. host: this morning this writer writes the article saying "american officials have grown increasingly disenchanted with karzai's leadership of the past five years. " guest: yes, it is certainly cause for concern. one of the things we realized this summer is that governments, the ability to govern, or degree to which is correct, or taking predatory actions -- this is a winner of this position. will not fall to the network or the taliban anytime soon, but we have been discharged and largely by the way, some of the behavior that thoughkarzai government has engaged -- that the karzai has engaged in of the last few years. the corruption. everywhere i went this past summer, every direction -- all over afghanistan, each identified government corruption. we
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